The lockdown in Neyaashiinigmiing is ended. We are now a Yellow Zone per provincial COVID-19 colour codes. Band Offices and Programs will re-open on Monday, February 22, 2021. Residents are asked to diligently follow all pandemic protocols. Non-resident members are asked to limit all visits to Neyaashiinigmiing to essential trips only.

Latest Updates

Neyaashiinigmiing COVID-19 Update

In response to the ongoing pandemic, the Council has decided to extend the Neyaashiinigmiing State of Emergency until February 28th. Under the State of Emergency, the Council has been able to take extraordinary actions to keep the community safe. We have limited access to the community by closing one of our two entrances and setting […]

Statement from Chief Nadjiwon

Chief Greg Nadjiwon has produced a video statement to the Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation membership. In this video, the Chief discusses the welcome start of COVID-19 vaccinations in the community, and other measures being taken to keep the community safe during the pandemic. He also touches on economic development and his wish that […]

Nawash Health Staff Administer First COVID-19 Vaccinations

We are pleased to inform the membership that the Nawash Health Centre held our first COVID-19 vaccination clinic today at the Maadookii Centre. We received 30 doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, which were allocated to residents of the Seniors Apartment Complex. Today, residents received the first dose of the two-part vaccination process. The recipients […]

Reminder: Attend the Online Community Meeting

Chippewas of Nawash members and Neyaashiinigmiing residents are reminded that we will be holding an online public meeting tonight to discuss the creation of a Land Use Plan and Capital Infrastructure Plan. This important initiative will inform the future of our home community and we encourage everyone to attend. Attendees will be able to ask […]

Employment Opportunity – Mental Health and Addictions Counsellor

The Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nation is seeking a qualified Mental Health and Addictions Counsellor. This important role works within a multidisciplinary team to provide prevention, assessment, referral, clinical counselling and follow-up services to Neyaashiinigmiing residents and family members affected by mental health and substance abuse. Learn more about this opportunity and others on […]